Orientation

Heart-Searching

Heart-Searching

This morning the students had some quiet time and spent an hour with God. After that hour they were encouraged to share the things that God had taught them and things that stood out to them in scripture. Then they practiced their devotional and object lesson. They paired up and practiced giving their lessons to each other. After that Ed Lewis gave another talk about outreach and then we headed to lunch. At lunch, the students who had just...

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Welcome!

Welcome!

Orientation has begun! Today all of our students safely made it to Waldorf, Maryland, and we’re so excited for this new adventure. After a quick tour of the church, they headed down to the Fellowship Hall to help work on “Build Up” posters – which are encouraging posters we will leave at churches and ministries throughout tour this summer. Once most of the students had arrived, they all headed to the gym for some...

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Day 2 in Full Swing…….

Day 2 in Full Swing…….

Today was the first full day of OB orientation and it was packed full of training. We began the morning with reading through 1 Thessalonians 2, learning about ministry principles from the life of Paul. The OB leaders went over all the guidelines for the summer and the students then learned the theme verse for Operation Barnabas, Acts 11:23, 24. We had a great time learning dances to songs, making balloon animals, and learning how to say thank...

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